behavioral analytics

Fujitsu Unveils New Video Behavior Analytics Platform

Fujitsu Unveils New Video Behavior Analytics Platform

Fujitsu has developed a new behavioral analytics platform that can learn to identify specific human behaviors with minimal amounts of video data. Dubbed ‘Actlyzer’, the platform is able to recognize approximately 100 basic actions like head movements, hand movements, and walking patterns, which can in turn be used to train the AI to recognize more…

Acceptto’s Behavioral Biometrics Tech is Officially Citrix Ready

Acceptto’s Behavioral Biometrics Tech is Officially Citrix Ready

Acceptto’s Continuous Behavioral Authentication platform has officially received Citrix certification. The behavioral biometrics solution has fulfilled the testing requirements of the Citrix Ready Program, and is now available on the Citrix Ready Marketplace. For customers, the Citrix Ready designation indicates that Acceptto’s solution will be compatible with other products in the Citrix ecosystem, including the…

Mastercard Uses Biometrics and AI to Fight Healthcare Fraud

Mastercard Uses Biometrics and AI to Fight Healthcare Fraud

Biometrics News – Healthcare Biometrics Mastercard has released a collection of security and anti-fraud products designed specifically for healthcare organizations. The portfolio has been dubbed Mastercard Healthcare Solutions, and includes technology that will cover everything from new customer enrollment to final payment schedules.  To that end, the platform leverages biometrics and behavioral analytics to verify…

Featurespace Brings on Fraud and Financial Crime Software Expert

Featurespace Brings on Fraud and Financial Crime Software Expert

Biometrics News – Behavioral Biometrics Featurespace has hired Dena Hamilton in an effort to improve its anti-fraud capabilities. Hamilton is signing on as the company’s new Fraud and Financial Crime market expert, and arrives with more than 20 years of experience in the field of financial crime prevention. Hamilton has particular expertise in software product…

BehavioSec Grabs Golden Bridge and CyberSecurity Breakthrough Awards

BehavioSec Grabs Golden Bridge and CyberSecurity Breakthrough Awards

Biometrics News – Behavioral Biometrics BehavioSec is taking home a pair of major awards in recognition of its flagship Behavioral Biometrics Platform. The solution took Gold at the 2019 Golden Bridge Awards in the Authentication Innovations category, and was also selected as the Multifactor Solution of the Year during the CyberSecurity Breakthrough Awards. The Golden…

Behavioral Analytics Specialist Gets FIDO2 Server Certification

Behavioral Analytics Specialist Gets FIDO2 Server Certification

Portland-based behavioral analytics specialist Acceptto has attained FIDO Alliance certification with respect to the FIDO2 server protocol. This means Acceptto’s Biobehavioral authentication platform supports both FIDO UAF 1.0 and FIDO 2.0 servers, helping to enable strong online authentication in conjunction with a given device’s biometric sensors or a PIN. Officially unveiled last November, Acceptto’s authentication…

TSYS Debuts New Real-Time Authentication Platform

TSYS Debuts New Real-Time Authentication Platform

TSYS has released a new real-time authentication tool that uses machine learning and behavioral analytics to evaluate every interaction between a customer and a financial institution. Dubbed the TSYS Authentication Platform, the system can be used in conjunction with other forms of authentication. According to TSYS, the Authentication Platform will help reduce the threat of…

DISA Shares Details About Assured Identity Platform

DISA Shares Details About Assured Identity Platform

The US Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) has shared more information about the new forms of biometric authentication it has been designing for military smartphones. The project was undertaken because the fingerprint and facial authentication tech found in most consumer devices was not as useful to soldiers who may be wearing gloves or masks while…

BioCatch: Behavioral Biometrics Stops More Complex Forms of Fraud

BioCatch: Behavioral Biometrics Stops More Complex Forms of Fraud

BioCatch is once again highlighting the advantages of behavioral biometrics in a new blog post that details two case studies in which the BioCatch platform was used to stop more complex forms of fraud. In the post, the company notes that many anti-fraud solutions protect a single access point, either with a password or a…

BioCatch Warns Against Duplicate Email Fraud

BioCatch Warns Against Duplicate Email Fraud

BioCatch’s Frances Zelazny is calling attention to a particularly pernicious form of fraud, in which fraudsters clone invoices and send duplicate emails in which all of the information is exactly the same, except for the desired payment destination. The victim thinks they’re paying a legitimate invoice, but is instead sending a large payment to an…

BehavioSec Announces Chief Revenue Officer

BehavioSec Announces Chief Revenue Officer

Seeking a boost in its expansion efforts, behavioral biometrics specialist BehavioSec has appointed a new Chief Revenue Officer, Dave Lapin. In a statement announcing Lapin’s appointment, BehavioSec said he brings to the table more than two decades of experience in senior management, including senior sales roles with NCC Group Security Services, IOActive, Cisco Systems, and…

Corporate Treasury Represents a Highly Attractive Target to Fraudsters: BioCatch

Corporate Treasury Represents a Highly Attractive Target to Fraudsters: BioCatch

It’s a new year, but the digital threats of 2018 remain at large. Accordingly, BioCatch is once again honing in on a specific vulnerability to showcase how sophisticated security technology – namely behavioral biometrics – can be used to guard against such threats. In its latest blog post, BioCatch puts the spotlight on corporate treasury,…

New Behavioral Biometrics Offerings Reflect Plurilock Growth

New Behavioral Biometrics Offerings Reflect Plurilock Growth

“Plurilock Aware is a system offering “real-time endpoint visibility and human telemetry” for biometric analysis, according to a statement from the company; while Plurilock Defend is designed to offer continuous endpoint detection and response capabilities, running in the background.” Plurilock‘s growth phase continues, with the company now announcing new product offerings. The products revolve around…

NuData Warns of Security Threats as mPayments Grow

NuData Warns of Security Threats as mPayments Grow

NuData Security is calling attention to the digital security threats emerging with the rise of mobile payments in a new blog post. Citing a Cisco forecast, the company asserts that by 2020, 11.6 billion mobile devices will be online, and that growth tracks with mPayment adoption, with Forrester Research predicting that mPayments will total $90…

Symantec Is Replacing Passwords

Symantec Is Replacing Passwords

IT security specialist Symantec is preparing new tools to help replace the password, the company has announced. Calling password security “weak and crap” at a media event, Symantec executive Nick Savvides outlined what the company has in the works for 2016. One of the company’s key moves will be to upgrade its Symantec Validation and…

BioCatch to Pitch Platform at Various Conferences

BioCatch to Pitch Platform at Various Conferences

Israel-based behavioral biometrics startup BioCatch has been invited to present at the Visa Europe Innovation Exchange on September 9th, the company has announced. BioCatch representatives will participate in the forum while on the same day others deliver their presentation, “Behavioral Biometrics – a Disruptive New Approach to Catching Fraudsters”, at the Microsoft Ventures Innovation Fest.…